The grant is intended to encourage Bavarian companies to adopt a corporate environmental policy that systematically anchors environmental protection in companies and internal processes in such a way that not only compliance with the relevant environmental regulations is strengthened but, in addition, voluntary improvements in corporate environmental performance are made on a continuous and sustainable basis.
Funding is provided exclusively within the framework of project groups. In this context, a project sponsor organizes group consultations.
Recipients of funding
Funding is provided exclusively within the framework of project groups (minimum 5 to maximum 15 participants).
The project sponsor and the individual project group participants are eligible to apply.
Project sponsors can be companies, business organizations such as chambers, associations or guilds, and municipalities. Consulting firms are excluded from project sponsorship.
Project group participants are commercial enterprises, freelancers, business organizations such as chambers, associations or guilds, or municipal enterprises with their registered office or branch office in Bavaria.
Eligible for funding are:
- Expenses for group and individual consultations
- Validation, certification or external audit of the introduced management as well as its one-off revalidation or recertification
- Expenses of the project executing agency for the organizational processing
- reasonable and proven rental expenses
Type and amount
The funding is provided in the form of grants as project funding by way of partial financing.
A grant of 80% of the eligible expenses is awarded. The eligible expenses of the project sponsor are recognized up to a maximum of 3,000 euros. The eligible expenses of the project group participants are recognized depending on the focus of the funded environment-oriented management.